Production

As of May 28, 2010

U.S. Refinery Status: Refineries in the nation are operating at 87.5% capacity.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Gasoline: Midwest production is 2,167 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 2.2% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 966 thousand barrels per day—an increase of 0.5% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest production is 24 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 63% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Heating Oil: Midwest production is 26 thousand barrels per day—an increase from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Propane: Midwest production is 269 thousand barrels per day—a decrease of 12.4% from last week.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Supply

As of May 28, 2010

Gasoline: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 50.4 million barrels—2.3% less than last week's inventory level and 4.4% less than last month's level. This week's inventory level is in the normal range. The Energy Information Administration maintains a benchmark for national stocks at 200 million barrels. As of May 28, the national stock level is 219 million barrels.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 25.6 million barrels—0.4% more than last week's inventory level and 2.4% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the normal range.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Low Sulfur Diesel: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 2.2 million barrels—15% less than last week's inventory level and 8.3% less than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the normal range.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Heating Oil: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 1.6 million barrels—14% more than last week's inventory level and 6.7% more than last month's level. This week's distillate inventory level is in the normal range.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Propane: Midwest (or PADD II) inventory is 17.1 million barrels—1.2% more than last week's inventory levels and 7.6% more than last month's level. This week's inventory level is above the normal range. As of May 28, the national inventory level is 41.7 million barrels.

(Source: Weekly Petroleum Status Report, Energy Information Administration)

Natural Gas: The East Region's inventory, of which Nebraska is a part, is 1,095 billion cubic feet—4.6% more than last week and 105 billion cubic feet above the five-year average. For the week ending May 28, the national inventory level is 2,357 billion cubic feet.

(Source: Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report, Energy Information Administration)

This report was updated on June 4, 2010. Typically, there is one week between updates.